Dr.-Ing. David Oswald

  • Postdoc - Chair Embedded Security
Oswald, David


Dept. of Electr. Eng. and In­for­ma­ti­on Sci­en­ces
Uni­ver­si­täts­str. 150

ID 2/605
(+49)(0)234 / 32 - 27316
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SCANDALee: A Side-ChANnel-based DisAssembLer using Local Electromagnetic Emanations

Daehyun Strobel, Florian Bache, David Oswald, Falk Schellenberg, Chris­tof Paar - De­sign, Au­to­ma­ti­on & Test in Eu­ro­pe Con­fe­rence & Ex­hi­bi­ti­on, DATE 2015, Gre­no­ble, Fran­ce, March 9 - 13 , 2015, to ap­pe­ar.

Physical Security Evaluation of the Bitstream Encryption Mechanism of Altera Stratix II and Stratix III FPGAs

Pawel Swierczynski, Amir Moradi, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems (TRETS), Volume 7 Issue 4, December 2014.

Microcontrollers as (In)Security Devices for Pervasive Computing Applications

Daehyun Strobel, David Oswald, Bastian Richter, Falk Schellenberg, Chris­tof Paar - Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 102, no. 8, pp. 1157-1173, 2014

Sweet Dreams and Nightmares: Security in the Internet of Things

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Information Security Theory and Practice. Securing the Internet of Things - 8th IFIP WG 11.2 International Workshop, WISTP 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 30 - July 2, 2014.

Cryptographic Algorithms on the GA144 Asynchronous Multi-Core Processor - Implementation and Side-Channel Analysis

Tobias Schneider, Ingo von Maurich, Tim Güneysu, David Oswald - Journal of Signal Processing Systems, Springer, 2014.

Side-Channel Attacks on the Yubikey 2 One-Time Password Generator

David Oswald, Bastian Richter, Chris­tof Paar - RAID 2013, Rodney Bay, St. Lucia, October 23-25, 2013.

Fuming Acid and Cryptanalysis: Handy Tools for Overcoming a Digital Locking and Access Control System

Daehyun Strobel, Benedikt Driessen, Gregor Leander, Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Falk Schellenberg, Chris­tof Paar - Advances in Cryptology - CRYPTO 2013 - 33rd Annual Cryptology Conference, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, August 18-22, 2013

When Reverse-Engineering Meets Side-Channel Analysis–Digital Lockpicking in Practice

David Oswald, Daehyun Strobel, Falk Schellenberg, Timo Kasper, Chris­tof Paar - Selected Areas in Cryptography -- SAC 2013, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2014, 571-588

Rights Management with NFC Smartphones and Electronic ID Cards: A Proof of Concept for Modern Car Sharing

Timo Kasper, Alexander Kühn, David Oswald, Christian Zenger, Chris­tof Paar - 9th Workshop on RFID Security, RFIDsec 2013, July 9-11, 2013, Graz, Austria

Side-Channel Attacks on the Bitstream Encryption Mechanism of Altera Stratix II - Facilitating Black-Box Analysis using Software Reverse-Engineering

Amir Moradi, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar, Pawel Swierczynski - 21st ACM/SIGDA International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays- FPGA 2013, pages 91-100, February 11 - 13. ACM, 2013.

Improving Side-Channel Analysis with Optimal Linear Transforms

David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - CARDIS 2012

Security of Wireless Embedded Devices in the Real World

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Information Security Solutions (ISSE) 2011 - Securing Electronic Business Processes (November 22-23 2011, Prague, Czech Republic)

Wireless security threats: Eavesdropping and detecting of active RFIDs and remote controls in the wild

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - 19th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM)

Seitenkanalanalyse kontaktloser SmartCards

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Datenschutz und Datensicherheit - DuD - Ausgabe 11/2011 - http://www.dud.de/Ausgabe/2011-11.html

Breaking Mifare DESFire MF3ICD40: Power Analysis and Templates in the Real World

David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Work­shop on Cryp­to­gra­phic Hard­ware and Em­bed­ded Sys­tems, CHES 2011, Nara, Japan, Sep­tem­ber 28-Oc­to­ber 1, 2011, pages 207-222

Side-Channel Analysis of Cryptographic RFIDs with Analog Demodulation

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - 7th Workshop on RFID Security and Privacy 2011, RFIDSec 2011, Amherst, USA, June 26–28, 2011

A Versatile Framework for Implementation Attacks on Cryptographic and Embedded Devices

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2010

Cloning Cryptographic RFID Cards for 25$

Timo Kasper, Ingo von Maurich, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Presented at the 5th Benelux Workshop on Information and System Security, WisSec 2010, November 29-30, 2010, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

Chameleon: A Versatile Emulator for Contactless Smartcards

Timo Kasper, Ingo von Maurich, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - 13th International Conference on Information Security and Cryptology - ICISC 2010, Seoul, Korea, December 1-3, 2010, volume 6829 of LNCS, pages 189-206, Springer.

Combined Implementation Attack Resistant Exponentiation

Jörn-Marc Schmidt, Michael Tunstall, Roberto Maria Avanzi, Ilya Kizhvatov, Timo Kasper, David Oswald - Springer LNCS 6112, LATINCRYPT 2010, Puebla, Mexico.

EM Side-Channel Attacks on Commercial Contactless Smartcards using Low-Cost Equipment

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - 10th International Workshop on Information Security Applications, WISA 2009, Busan, Korea. August 25-27, 2009.

New Methods for Cost-Effective Side-Channel Attacks on Cryptographic RFIDs

Timo Kasper, David Oswald, Chris­tof Paar - Workshop on RFID Security 2009, RFIDSec 2009, Leuven, Belgium, 30. Juni - 2.Juli, 2009.